Apprenticeships: The Chartered Insurance Institute's guide to getting started

Apprenticeships are a valuable way of developing new and existing talent. Our guide to getting started shows that it isn't as difficult as you might think.

As the insurance and financial services professions looks to widen the talent pool from which they draw in order to secure the professionals of the future, Apprenticeships are playing an ever-increasing role. There remain many myths that surround apprenticeships, especially the perceived bureaucracy.

Our guide gives a picture of what is really involved when taking on an apprentice. The guide covers a variety of topics, from what an apprenticeship offers through to the benefits of developing existing members of staff alongside hiring apprentice-level employees and what steps a firm needs to follow to make the initiative work.